Festive Nights Digital Download (.mp3)
A collection of songs so memorable that they have crossed oceans and survived wars to bring the party every time, blending classic melodies with exciting improvisation to showcase the high energy fun of traditional acoustic music.
“Festive Nights” is a collection of songs so memorable that they have crossed oceans and survived wars to bring the party every time. Tunes that cheer the soul and stir the blood. On this album, Dave Holodiloff blends classic melodies with exciting improvisation to showcase the high energy fun of traditional acoustic music. These classic celebration songs from around the world include: Russian Gypsy Classics like “Dve Guitary (Two Guitars)” and “Katyusha”, Folk Traditionals like “Cielito Lindo” from Mexico and “Tarantella Napoletana” from Italy, imaginative interpretations of Baroque favorites in the form of a Gypsy Jazz rendition of Bach’s Bourrée and a trip to Bluegrass Country with “Pachelbel’s Canon”, and much more. Featuring a dynamic combination of instruments including mandolin, bass, saxophone, clarinet, guitar, banjo, and drums, the recording’s full dance band sound is sure to delight. So pick up a copy, pop those bottles, and get ready to dance your way around the world!
Dave Holodiloff - Mandolin,
Guitar, & Percussion
Stu Reynolds - Clarinet & Sax
Bill Sullivan - Bass (1,3,7,10,12,13)
Steve Uccello - Bass (all others)
Peter Mellinger - Violin
Nik Bortolussi - Drums
Gene Mason - Banjo